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The Atherton Hotel

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  • Excellent41%
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  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“great location”(69 reviews)
“penn state”(64 reviews)
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Reviewed yesterday

This hotel has a classic appearance, but is in great condition. The staff a very helpful, and the location is terrific. You can walk all over downtown and over campus from here, and there is a restaurant and bar inside. You do have to pay...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We went to Penn State to enjoy a sports weekend on the campus and stayed the night at The Atherton Hotel. This hotel is in a great location so you can walk to all the sporting activities as well as eat and hang out in...More

Thank Gigi P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and stay at The Artherton because of the great location and staff.We have never had a bad experience.They also have an awesome bar that has great specials.I highly recommend staying at The Artherton.More

Thank Terri A
Response from Maggie B, General Manager at The Atherton HotelResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your loyal patronage of our hotel. We are thrilled to be your hotel of choice in State College. If I can ever be of assistance to you during future visits, I hope you'll not hesitate to contact me directly at mpb@athertonhotel.net. Your...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to a Penn State football game and this hotel was in close proximity to everything we needed. Parking was free, which is nice. It was a nice walk to the stadium. Noisy trucks in the alley in the morning was the only drawback.More

Thank Luv2Shop_9
Response from TheAthertonHotel, General Manager at The Atherton HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your time in sharing your comments. Your high marks are really appreciated and we are so pleased to know that you enjoyed our close proximity to Beaver Stadium and the downtown area. If I can be of assistance to you in booking...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The staff was helpful nice and super efficient. I especially enjoyed the free shuttle bus to the airport. Rooms are huge for European standards with all the necessary amenities and effectively cleaned everydayMore

Thank Davide O
Response from Maggie B, General Manager at The Atherton HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Davide O, Thank you very much for your time in sharing a review and for your wonderful compliments. Your satisfaction is important to us and your feedback is a tremendous asset as we strive to provide great service and comfortable accommodations. I would like...More

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Amenities
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Concierge
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Air Conditioning
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Price range
US$78 - US$223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#15 Business Hotel in State College
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$78 - US$223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#15 Business Hotel in State College
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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cubano40
25 August 2016|
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Response from AthertonHotel | Property representative |
The charge for parking is $8 per night as of 9/1/16. Some groups may have negotiated parking as part of the rate, and parking is included during specific special events. Parking rates are stated on confirmation emails... More
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Barbara D
16 March 2015|
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Response from TheAthertonHotel | Property representative |
The Atherton Hotel offers a full-service breakfast in Tarragon Restaurant. We can easily accommodate any group size for breakfast. Please contact 814-231-2100 ext 112 for group meal plans. Thank you for your question!
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slikari1
25 September 2014|
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Response from TheAthertonHotel | Property representative |
Please call us when you arrive at the airport: 814-231-2100. We will be happy to pick you up. The University Park Airport is 6.1 miles from the hotel and about a 10 minute drive depending on traffic. Thank you for your... More
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"Nice rooms, refrigetor in room, don't eat in hotel restaurant"
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"room 311 was very clean and quite"
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"Ask for upper floor away from Atherton."
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"On a football weekend, ask for 3rd floor or below if you are okay with the steps; its gets very busy and the..."
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